Footage near Istanbul Reina night club, Turkey.Putin and Netanyahu discuss Syria Crisis, Israel-Palestine relations – Kremlin. Syrian government forces violate the ceasefire attacking Ein Tarma city using artillery bombing, no casualties reported, Damascus. .@Raqqa_SL: While people around the world are celebrating the New year, Raqqa city receives the New Year with an air strike by warplanes.IS footage of their suicide bombing that targeted civilians in Baghdad Iraq Syrian government forces violate the ceasefire attacking Harsta city using artillery bombing, no casualties reported, Damascus. There have not been any violations so far that could "undermine" the ceasefire in Syria, Turkey’s minister of national defence Fikri Işık said today according to Anadola Agency. Syrian Coalition denies Iran’s allegations about any presence of IS and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham in Wadi Barada, Syria.ISIS member detained in KirkukResolution 2336 adopted. The Security Council "welcomes" the Russian-Turkish agreement on the ceasefire, and the Astana talks, Syria. Attacks on Wadi Barada in rural Damascus by the Syrian government has stopped for now and the Free Syrian Army spokesman/legal adviser Abu Zaid claims he is online with the factions in the pocket to ensure that there are no violations, Syria.UN Security Council vote on the Russia-Turkey Syria resolution moves to 1 pm EST after being suspended earlier today, Syria. IS-affiliated Amaq News Agency reports that 11 civilians were killed, 28 injured, most of them women and children in IS-held al-Bab today by Turkish airstrikes/artillery. In 30 minutes, the UN Security Council votes on a joint Russian-Turkish resolution on whether to endorse the ceasefire reached and the proposed Astana talks. Water is getting back slowly to Aleppo city. Daesh stopped the main water pump in Maskanah for unknown reasons few days ago.Rebels declare that if attacks on Wadi Barada don't stop at 8 PM, the ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey will be considered as over and operations will restart. Twenty six jurists plus judges and preachers from Jabhat Fateh al-Sham support the verdict of the scholars which obligates rebel factions to merge. Hezbollah-affiliated media .@C_Military1 tweets that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights claims: 21467 opposition and IS fighters were killed by the Syrian Army (and it's allies) in 2016, Syria.Euphrates Shield: Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army forces capture Daghilyash village west of al-Bab from IS militants, northern Aleppo, Syria. Forty jurists from Ahrar al-Sham support the verdict of the scholars in Syria which obligates the factions to go ahead with the merger. Seventeen scholars in Syria have published an Islamic verdict which obligates rebel factions in Syria to go ahead with a merger and unite. Government shelling with heavy artillery on "Triangle of death" in northern #Daraa (Tel Antar, Tel Alakiet)ISIL claims 18 Iraqi soldiers killed in attack S-E to MosulISIS claimed responsibility for killing a Taliban leader in Jalalabad East AfghanistanPro-Assad forces shelling northern suburbs of Aleppo with artillery Iraq joint operations officially announce Akroob north Al-Hadbaa district Mosul completely captured by Iraqi Army 16th Division Iraqi forces pushing into mosul Eastern districts from three directions Many Russian troops reached Aleppo after landing in Nayrab AirbaseCounter Terrorism units have stormed Al-Karamah district of east Mosul Assad forces attacking Almarj area in Rif Dimashq using artillery and machine guns fire this wounded one civilian.

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31 December 2016
Footage near Istanbul Reina night club, Turkey.
Putin and Netanyahu discuss Syria Crisis, Israel-Palestine relations – Kremlin.
IS footage of their suicide bombing that targeted civilians in Baghdad Iraq
There have not been any violations so far that could "undermine" the ceasefire in Syria, Turkey’s minister of national defence Fikri Işık said today according to Anadola Agency.
Syrian Coalition denies Iran’s allegations about any presence of IS and Jabhat Fateh al-Sham in Wadi Barada, Syria.
ISIS member detained in Kirkuk
IS-affiliated Amaq News Agency reports that 11 civilians were killed, 28 injured, most of them women and children in IS-held al-Bab today by Turkish airstrikes/artillery.
Twenty six jurists plus judges and preachers from Jabhat Fateh al-Sham support the verdict of the scholars which obligates rebel factions to merge.
Euphrates Shield: Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army forces capture Daghilyash village west of al-Bab from IS militants, northern Aleppo, Syria.
Forty jurists from Ahrar al-Sham support the verdict of the scholars in Syria which obligates the factions to go ahead with the merger.
Seventeen scholars in Syria have published an Islamic verdict which obligates rebel factions in Syria to go ahead with a merger and unite.
ISIS claimed responsibility for killing a Taliban leader in Jalalabad East Afghanistan
Iraqi forces pushing into mosul Eastern districts from three directions
Many Russian troops reached Aleppo after landing in Nayrab Airbase